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Just got my Ducky and it feels great other than the larger keys (shifts, enter, and backspace) feeling significantly stiffer/mushier than the rest of the keyboard. Hopefully this becomes less bothersome over the coming weeks.
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Originally Posted by colforbin View Post

Ducky Shine 2 Yellow LED Cherry MX Browns Chinese Version . Pics taken at full brightness.


thats a pretty amazing keyboard layout.. I wonder how that would look in blue... hmmm
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thats a pretty amazing keyboard layout.. I wonder how that would look in blue... hmmm

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Just a heads up that tigerimports.net/mechanicalkeyboards.com just got some Shine 2's in in stock.

I had just placed a order at pchome global but cancelled it and just ordered the Blue MX/White LED version from tigerimports.net
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Question, currently running Logitech G110 and looking at the Ducky shine 2 green backlit black cherry. Chose the black cherry switches as the red switches were out of stock and black cherry are suppose to be the closes to red's, just a little stiffer. Think I'll regret this or a better direction? Never used a mechanical but thought I'd give it a try.
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I was wondering if anyone could point me in the direction of a Ducky Shine 2 with clear switches. I know a few websites have the Ducky Shine 2 with white switches which are also sometimes known as clear switches but I can't get any clarification on what exact switch they are. From what I've read so far, in other countries the actual white switch is referred to as the 'milk' switch since clears are also known as whites. I have tried to contact some of the sites that carry this board to get a solid answer but I've got no response.


Currently I have the original shine with brown switches but I wanted to try switches that were a bit more stiff but still had the tactile feel like the browns do. After doing as much research as I could, it seems like clears would be the best route.
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I just received my Shine 2 Cherry Blue MX w/ White LED and so far, I'm in love. I'm coming from a ABS M1 keyboard w/ ALPS switches which was built like a tank. The Ducky Shine is actually very similar in build quality, weight, simplistic design and foot print but the Blue switches has the tactile feedback that reminds me of my very old IBM Model M keyboard that I loved.

The LED are actually very beautiful and much better looking than the LED on my old Logitech G15 as well. Maybe it was just the color change since the G15 had the blue LED. All in all, I'm very happy with my purchase. To date, the most expensive keyboard that I bought was the G15 that I paid $50 during clearance so dropping $150 on a keyboard was very off putting to me but I'm glad I made the purchase.
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Hi guys im new here and I'm looking for a new mechanical keyboard. I saw a lot of brands are like Cooler Master QuickFire Rapid, TK, Pro, and Storm Trigger as well as other brands such as Corsair, Mionix, Das, WASD, Monochop, etc. So what's so special about Ducky Shine and Shine 2 keyboard? Like is it just the lighting effect that you guys are raving about it on OCN forums?
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I picked Ducky over other keyboards for two reasons:
1) Build quality
2) Customer support in finland is far better than what i've seen from any other company.

I guess most buy it because of the build quality and simple design. Ducky Shines are also great if you want a specific switch/led combo.
     
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